Wool Wall Hanging with Geometric Patterns from Peru, "Andean Diamonds"
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An array of zigzag, triangle, and diamond patterns in hues that evoke autumn decorate the body of of this wall hanging from Peru. Zosimo Laura designs a welcoming piece of home decor, hand-weaving the wall hanging of wool on the foot loom. According to the artisan, this design is inspired by traditional Inca textiles.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Zosimo Laura has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1000 and the most recent for $1450. Proceeds were used to purchase wool and cotton yarn for his tapestries and rugs.
This artist is currently supporting and providing for the education of their children, grandchildren, or children in their community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.
This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.
This artist supports children under the age of 18.
"Brightens up the room"
This is an excellent quality wall hanging with a nice heavy feel to it. The colors are vibrant and it brightens up the wall where it is hanging. I've had several compliments about it and have introduced a couple of new people to Novica to find their own treasures.
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